Fortune Top 10 powerful businesswomen in China

Fortune magazine’s Chinese edition has named 25 Chinese women as the country’s most powerful businesswomen.

By pushing into new territories and inspiring women in their home countries, these globetrotters are, quite literally, taking on the world. These business leaders represent entrepreneurship, innovation, and sensible management. They have listed 25 names here are the top 10 businesswomen in China Fortune Top 10 powerful businesswomen in China

Gree Electric Appliances President Dong Mingzhu was ranked the most powerful woman in business in China, as shown on Fortune China’s list of the 25 most powerful Chinese businesswomen, released on November 14, 2014.

Worth to mention among the nominees this year, is Zhang and her husband, Pan Shiyi, on behalf of SOHO China, donated U.S. $15 million to Harvard University and U.S. $10 million to Yale University to help establish scholarship programs. SOHO China plans to donate U.S. $75 million more to prestigious overseas schools, all to help China’s disadvantaged undergraduate students study at world-class universities. More details on All-China Women’s Federation or for full list Fortune in China article 2014中国最具影响力的25位商界女性.

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Front cover Fortune China article mentions Dutch Herna Verhagen, chief executive of postal company PostNL, she has been voted the most powerful woman in the Netherlands 2014 by feminist magazine Opzij. Each year Opzij magazine presents Top 100 list of most Powerful Women in the Netherlands (unfortunately no complete list overview was shared or available on print). Top businesswomen in ten different categories, grouped in a single list.

Former winners: FNV leader Agnes Jongerius 2009, Princess Beatrix – then Queen 2010, APG pension fund Anglien Kemna 2011, Secretary-General for External Affairs Renee Jones Forest 2012, Health Minister Edith Schippers 2013.

Herna Verhagen PostNL